Brig. Gen. Paul M. Nakasone, USA, has been assigned director, Information Dominance Center, Headquarters, International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.
Lt. Gen. John R. Allen, USMC, has been selected for appointment to the rank of general and assignment as commander, International Security Assistance Force/commander, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan.
Over the past year, situational awareness (SA) in Afghanistan has received a huge boost via the new Afghan Mission Network, which is transforming how U.S. and coalition partners share intel that's classified secret and below. Formally approved by NATO in early 2010, it reached IOC in the summer. In this month's issue of SIGNAL Magazine, Technology Editor George I. Seffers examines the high-level U.S.